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P.A.C.E. Head Start hosts annual "Stomp Out Obesity Health Fair"

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Despite the hot weather, folks lined up in Town Square Park Tuesday afternoon for P.A.C.E. Head Start and the city of Hattiesburg's annual "Stomp Out Obesity Health Fair." 

The four-hour event consisted of various health related activities; such as a tug of war contest.  According to the Mississippi State Department of Health, obesity in children and adults is a leading concern in the state.

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